Aro - Form, emptiness, and non-duality
Explanations of Buddhist view are typically abstract, complex, and intellectual. Consequently, emptiness and form need to be understood in as many ways as possible if we are to bring their meaning into our lives. It is helpful to read a variety of explanations such as can be found in the books on the Aro gTér Lineage recommended reading list. The brief Buddhist text which summarises the view that is central to our philosophy). And presence of awareness. As the nature of Mind. And the absence of thought.
Aro - Apprenticeship
Central to apprenticeship is relationship with the Lama or Lamas. The Aro Lamas dedicate most of their time to their apprentices but occasionally teach at public events, in order that others may have access to their lineage. On such occasions they are happy to answer questions and provide general advice. There are prerequisites to entering apprenticeship which avoid wasting the efforts of candidates, the Lamas, and committed apprentices. Among the prerequisites are:. A willingness to devote substantial e...